About the role:
We are currently seeking an experienced professional to join our team in the role of Senior Consultant Specialist.
- Develop tools and services useful in DevOps environments such as automated deployment/configuration, continuous integration/build servers, performance monitoring, security monitoring and cloud resource creation scripts.
- Develop a strong technical foundation in enabling agile build, release and environment management.
- Study and implement new tools for increased productivity, security, reliability, and performance
- Help in implementation of container-based deployment strategies & microservices deployment patterns
- Work with architecture/engineering leads and other teams to ensure quality solutions are implemented and engineering best practices are defined and adhered to.
- Take full ownership of time and quality of deliverables
- Define & implement optimal service deployment patterns
- Define & Automate dev, build and deployment process
- Follow Agile methodologies and Devops process throughout the software lifecycle
- Ensure HSBC standards are applied throughout to ensure a high quality delivery
- Having relevant experience in various DevOps tools and technologies
- Strong background in Linux/Unix Administration
- Experience with automation/configuration management using either Ansible or an equivalent
- Experience working with Jenkins, Git/Stash or similar CI / CD platforms
- Working knowledge of building and managing CI/CD pipeline with Jenkins is a must
- Good experience with tools like Ansible, Maven, Confluence, Jira etc.
- Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services.
- Working knowledge of code and scripting e.g. Shell or Python etc.
- Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service
- Working knowledge with Github and branching strategies is a must
- Good to have experience with container tools like Docker
- Good to have external cloud devops experience
- Knowledge of effective delivery practices within an agile/scrum delivery cycle
- Good problem-solving skills